Mali Begins Rebuilding Timbuktu Tombs

Updated: Sun 29 Jun, 01:02 pm

Local masons in Timbuktu have begun rebuilding the World Heritage mausoleums destroyed by Islamist guerrillas when they occupied the northern part of the country in 2012. read more »

Algeria, France Deny Libya Operation

Updated: Wed 11 Jun, 11:15 am

During a visit to Algiers, French Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius, along with his Algerian counterpart, Ramtane Lamamra, denied allegations that a joint operation involving both countries had taken … read more »

France Ends Military Operations in Mali

Updated: Tue 15 Jul, 07:11 am

Despite tensions between communities and persistent insecurity, France says its military operations in northern Mali - aimed at stopping rebels from reaching the capital - has been "perfectly … read more »